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ZIP Code 98223

Primary City:Arlington, WA (View All Cities)
County: Snohomish County
Timezone: Pacific (2:17am)
Coordinates:48.2, -122.0
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 98223

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 98223. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 98223. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 98223, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Arlington, WA
Unacceptable:
Bryant, Oso, Smokey Point

Stats and Demographics for the 98223 ZIP Code

ZIP code 98223 is located in north Washington and covers a large land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 98223 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 98223 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,815
Population Density 128 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,079
Median Home Value $269,200
Land Area 319.62 sq mi
Water Area 1.69 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,912
Median Household Income $65,863

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2791,4231,5361,6351,1251,1471,1541,3591,5581,6591,8001,5521,151809543370252164
Female1,1761,3501,4651,5021,0311,1501,1561,4181,5051,7221,7091,4231,169843525442328385
Total2,4552,7733,0013,1372,1562,2972,3102,7773,0633,3813,5092,9752,3201,6521,068812580549

Gender

 Male 20,516 50%
 Female 20,299 50%
Gender

Race

 White 36,642 89.8%
 Black Or African American 301 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 516 1.3%
 Asian 842 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 88 0.2%
 Other Race 1,024 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,402 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1051,0532,2023,1002,5871,348678174
Renter299821745673440289233165
Total4041,8742,9473,7733,0271,637911339

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,665 58%
 Single Guardian 2,210 15%
 Singles 2,993 20%
 Singles With Roommate 1,044 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,505 64%
 Households with Kids 5,407 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male249257267255253319252295304287320305312312301331399340264266
Female232255253244250266274277283298281294276316297367327259252190
Total481512520499503585526572587585601599588628598698726599516456

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 98223 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 98223 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 98223 real estate data, the median home value of $269,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 98223. Rentals in 98223 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 98223 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 40,592 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 123 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 100 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,044 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,203 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,665 23%
 Households Vacant 1,167 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 202 17.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 1.4%
 For Sale Only 239 20.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 426 36.5%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 248 21.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 88 2%
 1 Bedroom 629 16%
 2 Bedroom 1,392 35%
 3+ Bedroom 1,895 47%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $65,863 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 98223 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 98223. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,229 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,453 26%
 No Earnings 10,557 33%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,229 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,453 26%
 No Earnings 10,557 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,933 91.7%
 Public transportation 343 1.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 21 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 291 1.6%
 Worked at Home 875 4.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,223 8.7%
 High School Graduate 9,206 65.5%
 Associate's degree 1,386 9.9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,730 12.3%
 Master's degree 331 2.4%
 Professional school degree 164 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 20 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,907 78.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 739 8.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,165 13.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 98223

ZIP Code 98223 is in the Arlington School District. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 98223.

Stillaguamish School
1215 East 5th
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Arlington School District
Arlington Special Educ School
315 North French Ave
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Arlington School District
Post Middle School
1220 East 5th St
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Arlington School District
Kent Prairie Elementary
8110 207th St NE
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Arlington School District
Presidents Elementary
505 East Third
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Arlington School District
Eagle Creek Elementary
1216 East 5th
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Arlington School District
Pioneer Elementary
8213 Eaglefield Dr
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Arlington School District
Haller Middle School
600 East First
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Arlington School District
Lakewood Elementary School
17000 16th Dr N.e.
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lakewood School District
Lakewood Middle School
16800 16th Dr N.e.
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lakewood School District
English Crossing Elementary
16728 16th Dr N.e.
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lakewood School District
Cougar Creek Elementary School
16216 11th Ave N.e.
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lakewood School District
Arlington High School
18821 Crown Ridge Blvd
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Arlington School District
Weston High School
4407 172nd St NE
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Arlington School District
Nw Learning Center
4407 172nd St NE
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Everett School District
Lakewood High School
17023 11th Ave NE
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lakewood School District
Arlington Christian School
2425 200th St NE
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Highland Christian Schools
135 S French Ave
Arlington, WA 98223
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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